New Delhi: Cricket lovers all over the world are eagerly waiting for the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League IPL 2022. Less than 15 days are left for IPL 2022 to start and there’s already great enthusiasm among the fans for the league starting from March 26th.
Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) decision to add two new teams – Ahmedabad and Lucknow – to the tournament has made it a 10-team affair.
Meanwhile, India all-rounder Hardik Pandya, the captain of franchise Gujarat Titans, issued warning to other teams in the latest promo of IPL 2022.
In a viral video, Gujarat skipper Hardik Pandya can be seen giving a guru mantra to a bomb diffusing squad, “Never underestimate a new person” as the squad cuts two new live wires resulting in an explosion.
To which Hardik Pandya says “Naya jab bhi katega, 100 taka fategaa”.
The promo has gone viral on the KOO app, India’s first multilingual micro-blogging platform.
Coming to IPL 2022, the 65-day tournament will have 70 league games and 4 Playoff games in the 15th season.
Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Rider will play the tournament opener at Mumbai’s iconic Wankhede Stadium on March 26th.
In all, 20 matches each will be held at Wankhede Stadium & DY Patil Stadium, 15 matches each at Brabourne and MCA International Stadium, Pune.
Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings will play the final game of the league stage on May 22. The schedule for the Playoffs and the IPL 2022 final to be played on May 29 will be announced later.
(With ANI Inputs)